Two women settle claim against Scout Association after reporting sexual abuse by their Scout leader
Two women who reported being sexually abused as teenagers by their Scout leader, Phillip Perks, have settled their legal claim and will receive a written apology from the Scout Association.
Posted on 07 November 2023
- Compensation for the pain and suffering that my clients continue to suffer as a result of the abuse, along with the need for further therapy
- A written apology from the Scout Association
- A meeting with the senior board for the Scout Association to discuss the women’s experiences at the hands of Perks and also their poor experience after reporting to Scout leaders and the general complaints process by the Scout Association.
Abuse in the Scout Association
It is time for the Scout Association to finally and fully address all of the abuse that has taken place under its care says abuse claims lawyer Dino Nocivelli in his latest blog
Scout Association: Appeal for information about alleged sexual abuse by former Scout leader Phillip Perks
Two former Scouts are appealing for witnesses to the alleged abuse carried out by former scout leader Philip Perks, 55, from South Wales, who was a Scout leader at Les Pugh’s Own Explorers Scout Unit.